Dedicated to enriching the lives of residents, employees, and others within Collier County and southwest Florida and enhancing their cultural, intellectual, emotional and/or physical well-being through philanthropic programs and educational scholarships.

Dedicated to enriching the lives of residents, employees, and others within Collier County and southwest Florida and enhancing their cultural, intellectual, emotional and/or physical well-being through philanthropic programs and educational scholarships.

Who We Are

Formed in 2016, the Bentley Village Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity, and a Florida not-for-profit corporation governed by a Board of Trustees. The trustees a richly diverse group drawn from the fields of education, business, finance, human services, medicine, and the arts, all serve without compensation. The Foundation has no paid staff. We are supported by dedicated Committees composed of active and skilled volunteers. Our funds come from donations. We are dedicated to enhancing the cultural, intellectual, emotional, and physical well-being of our community through philanthropic programs and educational scholarships.

d.b.a. “Bentley Village Thrift Shop” – as of January 1, 2018


WHAT WE DO

Scholarships

We offer “Bentley Wings” scholarships to eligible individuals for formal education programs that build skills and provide career pathways and credentials.



Healthy Aging

We promote healthy aging by providing resources to strengthen and enhance support systems for seniors. We encourage social and civic engagement that maintains connections between residents, staff. and the surrounding community.



Community Connection

We reach out to develop and support programs and projects that offer cohesion, association, and opportunities to share strengths and resources across generational lines.